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99 results for ALPHA

51 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Wednesday, March 7, 20182DTop dog (2)Natan Last, Andy Kravis and the J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Monday, October 23, 201711DA, as in AristotleTimothy Polin
Monday, September 18, 20172DStart or end of the Greek spelling of "Athena"Tom McCoy
Thursday, May 11, 201749DLeading man?Timothy Polin
Thursday, January 12, 201730DLeader of the pack (7)Joe Krozel
Monday, December 12, 201614AOmega's opposite, alphabeticallyMark McClain
Thursday, September 24, 20159AHead dog (2)Peter A. Collins
Monday, April 13, 201543D"A" as in AthensAlex Silverman
Monday, January 12, 201511DBeta preceder (2)Jason Flinn
Friday, January 9, 201544AAngular acceleration symbolPatrick Berry
Thursday, September 11, 201436ALeader of the pack? (7)Patrick Blindauer
Sunday, March 2, 201479ALeader of the pack (7)Alan Arbesfeld
Sunday, November 10, 201367DDominant (2)Alan Olschwang
Sunday, March 24, 201349DGreek vowelDan Schoenholz
Friday, October 12, 201243DLeader of the pack (7)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Sunday, July 17, 201115DWith 11-Down, leadersDaniel A. Finan
Friday, December 17, 201042DSeries opener (2)Patrick Berry
Thursday, July 23, 200915ALeader of the pack (7)Gary & Stephen Kennedy
Wednesday, July 1, 20096DGreek leader? (2)David J. Kahn
Wednesday, March 18, 200929DLeader of the pack (7)Robert A. Doll
Sunday, January 4, 200960AADaniel A. Finan
Monday, October 13, 20082DBeta preceder (2)Anthony J. Salvia
Sunday, February 19, 200612DPart of many stars' names (2)Joe DiPietro
Sunday, January 15, 200656DKind of starRichard Silvestri
Friday, September 16, 200545DLeader of the pack? (7)Craig Kasper
Sunday, April 3, 2005105DFirst of a seriesNancy Nicholson Joline
Friday, March 11, 200543AA as in ArchimedesManny Nosowsky
Thursday, September 16, 200424ADominant (2)Paula Gamache
Thursday, September 2, 20048DBeginning (2)David J. Kahn
Thursday, June 17, 200419AMain maleRobert H. Wolfe
Friday, June 4, 200444ALetter opener?Sherry O. Blackard
Monday, May 10, 200434D___ male (top dog)Joy M. Andrews
Monday, March 15, 200433DOmega's opposite (2)Patrick Merrell
Saturday, November 22, 20031AHighest-ranking, in some hierarchiesRobert H. Wolfe
Friday, October 4, 200242DTop dog (2)Martin Ashwood-Smith
Monday, July 1, 200216ABrightest star in a constellationAllan E. Parrish
Sunday, March 24, 200251DPart of many stars' names (2)Con Pederson
Monday, February 11, 20021A___, beta, gamma ...Peter Gordon
Saturday, January 12, 200251DNumeric lead-inBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tuesday, November 13, 200125D___ Phi OmegaNancy Salomon and Bob Peoples
Tuesday, October 2, 200160AFirst letterRichard Hughes
Wednesday, September 5, 200131AKind of maleLyell Rodieck
Wednesday, August 1, 200152DGreek leader (2)William I. Johnston
Sunday, January 2, 200099DSeries opener (2)Rich Norris
Saturday, July 31, 199927DPrimaryFred Piscop
Tuesday, November 17, 199854DBeginning (2)Arthur S. Verdesca
Saturday, February 7, 199852AHead dog (2)Frank Longo
Sunday, November 26, 19952DThe beginningHarvey Estes
Thursday, October 26, 199548D____ particleJim Page
Monday, July 24, 19951DOmega's opposite (2)Amy Goldstein & Julian Ochrymowych
Thursday, October 20, 19949DCapital of Attica?Bryant White

2 results for ALPHA from Variety puzzles.

July 17, 2005cryptic25DGreek's first peak — you've got to be kidding (5)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
July 8, 2001cryptic23ACry of discovery about record beginning (5)Richard Silvestri

46 results for ALPHA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, April 12, 199323DBrightest star in a constellationBernice GordonMaleska
Friday, November 6, 199255DOmega's oppositeManny NosowskyMaleska
Thursday, June 18, 199239A___, Bravo, CharlieC. McInerneyMaleska
Monday, March 16, 199225DFirst of a seriesStanley GlassMaleska
Saturday, January 25, 199219DGreek vowelErnst TheimerMaleska
Sunday, January 19, 199214DOmega's antithesisStanley GlassMaleska
Saturday, January 19, 19916ABeginningC. McInerneyMaleska
Monday, January 14, 199128DIt's a startSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, April 20, 199027DOmega's oppositeBernice GordonMaleska
Monday, January 1, 19902DBeta predecessorEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wednesday, June 8, 19889DOmega's oppositeAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Friday, July 25, 198647ABeginningGeorge MadridMaleska
Monday, October 29, 198451DKind of atomic particleHoslerMaleska
Tuesday, September 21, 198251DOmega's oppositeCometaMaleska
Friday, July 16, 198237ABeginningPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, December 23, 19793DBeginningAnne FoxMaleska
Tuesday, July 17, 197926DOmega's oppositeJean J. DavisonMaleska
Monday, May 14, 197951DGreek letterGaarderMaleska
Tuesday, April 27, 197640AGreek letterSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Wednesday, November 19, 19757DGreek letterSophie FiermanWeng
Sunday, December 29, 197464DOpposite of omegaFrances HansenWeng
Tuesday, December 18, 19731ABeginningUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 3, 197145DBrightest starHerbert EttensonWeng
Monday, February 9, 197025DGreek letterUnknownWeng
Thursday, November 27, 19691ABeginning.UnknownWeng
Friday, January 31, 196942ABeginning.UnknownWeng
Sunday, January 5, 196938DFirst in a seriesFrances HansenFarrar
Thursday, April 4, 196843DConstellation's brightest star.UnknownFarrar
Friday, February 16, 196816ABeginning.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 8, 19674DThe beginning.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Friday, December 16, 196640AA beginning.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Tuesday, March 29, 19664ABeginning.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, January 9, 196557AGreek letter.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 30, 19645A___ Centauri.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 16, 196435AGreek letter.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 7, 196447DGreek letter.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sunday, October 22, 196127ABeginning.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Thursday, June 23, 19601AThe beginning.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, February 18, 196031AThe first.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, July 10, 19584DThe beginning.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thursday, August 23, 19563DBrightest star of a constellation.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thursday, August 4, 19552DGreek letter.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Wednesday, November 18, 19531DThe beginning.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wednesday, April 22, 19539AGreek letter.Israel GitterFarrar
Friday, February 15, 195223DDesignation for the brightest star.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, May 17, 195127AGreek letter.UnknownFarrar